[erlang-patches] gen_stream test suite fix available

Raimo Niskanen <>
Fri Jul 16 11:29:06 CEST 2010

On Thu, Jul 15, 2010 at 11:26:10PM -0700,  wrote:
> I changed the test suite for gen_stream to not rely on
> erlang:system_info(process_count).  Instead I exposed the processes using
> a new interface and check the actual number processes returned by the
> gen_stream server.
> git fetch git://github.com/jaynel/otp.git gen_stream

Thank you! It will be included in 'pu'.

> I started with dev, then got jn/gen_stream and
> applied it as a patch on top of my dev and committed.
> The new changes are a second commit on this new branch.
> I only changed two files:
>    lib/stdlib/src/gen_stream.erl
>    lib/stdlib/test/gen_stream_SUITE.erl
> If you have any trouble, just cherry pick these two files and apply them
> on top of your jn/gen_stream.  I will continue working on the gen_stream
> branch.
> This fixes the spurious random failures.  It does not attempt to address
> the failure caused in the shell test suite.  I think I know how to track
> that one down and hope to get to it in the next few days.
> jay
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/ Raimo Niskanen, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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